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Darius Ellison - 2013 Ohio Youth of the Year!

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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) -

Darius Ellison, a senior at Ginn Academy and member of Boys & Girls Clubs of Cleveland, was named the Ohio Youth of the year. 

The Boys & Girls Clubs of America's premier youth recognition program is designed to recognize top youth from over 4,000 clubs across America. 

Darius competed with 12 other youth from Ohio organizations. He earned a $3K scholarship and plans to attend Morehouse College in Atlanta. 

He will compete against 12 other states in the Midwest region in July with winner advancing to the national competition in September. 

Youth of the Year is sponsored by Tupperware Brands.

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